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Title Conquering the wilderness, or, New pictorial history of the life and times of the pioneer heroes and heroines of America
Author Triplett, Frank
Date 1883
Document Type Rare Book
Names Boone Daniel; Kenton, Simon; Wetzel, Lewis; Clark, George Rogers; Crawford, William; Logan, Benjamin; Brady, James; Brady, John; Harrod, James; Slover, John; Zane, Betty; Fink, Mike; Sedley, Bill; Cartwright, Peter; Axley, Old Jimmie; McLellan, Robert; Eddie, Thomas; Gordon, Bill; Smith, Peg Leg; Williams, William Sherley; Williams, Old Bill; Bridger, Jim; Cody, William Frederick; Buffalo Bill; Frémont, John Charles; Hays, John Coffee; Carson, Christopher Houston; Kit Carson; Walker, William; Bowie, James; Travis, William Barrett; Crockett, David Stern; Davy Crockett; De Soto, Ferdinand
Region Kentucky; New Mexico; California
Places The Great Plains, Nicaragua, Alamo
Keywords Native Americans, pioneer, settlement, Indian Territory, war, fort, murder, cultural contact, rivers, education, Pawnee, Blackfoot, trapping, Mormons, massacre, exploration, gold rush, religion, customs, Texas Rangers, filibuster
Theme Pioneers, Hunters and Explorers; Native Americans; Military Encounters; The Imagined West; Homesteaders, Overland Travel and Early Settlements
Publisher N. D. Thompson & Company
Place of Publication New York
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 4195
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue